Organika Chlorella 100Tabs
Chlorella (Chlorella pyrenoidosa) is a single-celled edible species of algae grown in fresh water. Although you might be tempted to simply harvest this important alga in your backyard, the structure of chlorella makes this form of intake less beneficial. Due to the high cell wall in chlorella, factory processing is required to better access the nutrients. Organika's Chlorella Tablets provides 500 mg of Chlorella pyrenoidosa, which supplies vitamin A and 500 mcg of Beta-Carotene for the maintenance of good health. The benefits of vitamin A, as noted by Health Canada, include the maintenance of eyesight, skin, membranes and immune function as well as the development and maintenance of night vision, bones and teeth. Carotenoids are a class of compounds related to vitamin A. One such carotenoid is beta-carotene, which is converted into vitamin A in the liver. Health Canada recommends that adult males (18 years and older) have an intake of 5400 mcg of beta-carotene while adult females (18 years and older) should consume 4200 mcg of beta-carotene daily. Supplement your intake by taking one tablet three times daily. Enjoy a convenient daily source of vitamin A with Organika's Chlorella Tablets.
RECOMMENDED USE OR PURPOSE:
Source of vitamin A for the maintenance of good health.
MEDICINAL INGREDIENT - EACH TABLET CONTAINS:
Chlorella pyrenoidosa(Whole) ........................................................... 500 mg
(Providing 500 mcg (800 IU) of Beta-Carotene)
Calcium Phosphate Dibasic Dihydrate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Croscarmellose Sodium, Stearic Acid, Magnesium Stearate, Silica.
RECOMMENDED DOSE - (ORAL) ADULTS ONLY:
Take 1 tablet three times per day with a glass of water.
DURATION OF USE:
Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 6 months.
CAUTIONS: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking blood-thinning medications (e.g. Warfarin) or have bleeding disorders; or if you are a tobacco smoker. Consult a health care practitioner if you have problems with or are taking medication or natural health products for blood pressure, immune function, and cancer. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; or have known allergy / hypersensitivity to chlorella, its constituents, or members of the Oocystaceae family.
CONTAINS NO: Dairy, egg, artificial preservatives, colours, artificial sweeteners, yeast, wheat, gluten, soya, or corn.